February 5, 2005
• 43 percent of all legal pads are yellow.
• Shoelaces have an average life span of 3.2 years before breaking.
• Bananas account for 83 percent of Ecuador's exported goods.
• Experts predict that by 2009 cellular phones will outnumber conventional phones three to one.
• One quarter of Starbucks' garbage is taken up by used coffee grounds.